You don’t have to be at the frayed end of your last rope to benefit from smart and doable parenting tips. Check out these new audio releases and bring fresh insight into your family dynamic—and into your own behavior!
Every parent wants their child to be happy and every parent wants to avoid screwing them up (the way their parents did!). But how do you do that? In this absorbing, warm, and clever audiobook, renowned psychotherapist Philippa Perry shares what really matters and what behavior it is important to avoid—the vital dos and don’ts of parenting.
From an expert in adolescent psychology comes a groundbreaking, timely, and necessary guide for parents of the 2.2 million young adults in America who are struggling to find their way in the world.
In an original survey conducted for this book, 71 percent of parents said their free time didn’t feel free at all, because they were still thinking about all the things they should be doing for their kids, their jobs, and their households. After dozens of interviews with scientists and parenting experts and input from moms and dads across the country, Rachel Bertsche figured out how to transform her patterns and reconnect to her pre-kids life. In The Kids Are in Bed, other parents can learn to do the same, and learn to truly enjoy the time after lights-out.
From one of the foremost authorities on education, “whistleblower extraordinaire” (The Wall Street Journal), former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education, comes an impassioned, inspiring look at the ways in which parents, teachers, activists—citizens—are successfully fighting back to defeat the forces that are privatizing America’s public schools.
Written and read by the author. Brad Montague looks for the meaning of a good life by seeking advice from the very young and the very old. Becoming Better Grownups shares the purpose and meaning we can all discover merely by listening, and reveals that—in a world that seems increasingly childish—the secret to joy is in fact to become more childlike.
Looking for audiobooks to listen to with your family? Check out our Listening Library Collection and find picks for all ages.